CyberPro PCI 4S Quick Installation Guide Introducing the CyberPro PCI 4S The CyberPro PCI 4S high-speed serial I/O card provides four additional 9-pin serial ports. Depending on the model purchased, this board will fit into either a Full or Low Profile chassis. Features and Benefits • • • • • • • Conforms to PCI v2.2 Plug and Play Full support for Windows-based software Reduces CPU load and improves system performance dramatically IRQ sharing feature reduces IRQ conflicts High-speed serial port (9-pin) works with 56K V.90 external modems, ISDN terminal adapters, PDAs, digital cameras, label printers and other serial port devices Built-in FIFO buffers dramatically increase data transmit/receive speed, especially under Windows' multitasking environment Each serial port can be configured for either 5V or 12V output, for serial devices that require power System Requirements • • Pentium or equivalent computer with an available PCI slot Windows 95/98/98SE/ME/NT 4.0/2000/XP/ Server 2003 04-0343B 1 Package Contents • • • • • CyberPro PCI 4S board 4-port fan-out cable Low profile bracket (Dual Profile board only) Driver CD Quick installation guide Layout Full profile bracket JP1 (S1) JP2 (S2) JP4 (S4) JP3 (S3) 4-pin power connector (optional)* 44-pin connector Figure 1. Layout * Note: Make this connection only when two or more serial ports are configured for 5V/12V output. Depending on the model purchased, the bracket size will be either Full or Low Profile. Jumper Settings (JP1, JP2, JP3, JP4) Open = 0 volts (default) Short 1-2 = 5V Short 2-3 = 12V Note: Most serial devices do not require additional power through the serial port. Refer to your serial device's manual for more information. 2 Fan-out Cable 44-pin connector Serial ports DB9 (9-pin) Figure 2. Fan-out cable Hardware Installation General instructions for installing the card are provided below, since the design of computer cases and motherboards vary. Refer to your computer’s reference manual for further information, if needed. Static Electricity Discharge may permanently damage your system. Discharge any static electricity build up in your body by touching your computer’s case for a few seconds. Avoid any contact with internal parts and handle cards only by their external edges. 1. 2. 3. 4. Turn OFF the power to your computer and any other connected peripheral devices. Unplug the power cord from the back of the computer. Remove your computer’s cover. Remove the slot bracket from an available PCI slot. 3 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Change JP1-JP4 jumper settings to the desired voltage only if your serial device(s) needs additional power from the serial port. However, most serial devices do not require additional power. For more information, see Figure 1 on page 2. Skip this step if power is not required. To install the card, carefully align the card's bus connector with the selected PCI slot on the motherboard. Push the board down firmly, but gently, until it is well seated. Replace the slot bracket's holding screw to secure the card. Replace the computer cover and reconnect the power cord. Connect the 4-port fan-out cable to the board's 44-pin connector. For more information, see Figure 2 on page 3. Driver Installation This section provides information on how to install the CyberPro PCI 4S drivers. Windows 95 1. 2. 3. 4. 4 At the Update Device Driver Wizard window, click Next. Insert the driver CD, and click Other Locations. Type in D:\9x, click OK, then Finish. (Change D: to match your CD-ROM drive letter) From the Insert Disk window, click OK. When the Copying Files dialog box appears, type in D:\9x, then click OK. Restart Windows to complete the installation. Windows 98/98SE 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. At the Add New Hardware Wizard, click Next. Select Search for the best driver for your device (Recommend), then click Next. Insert the driver CD, check Specify a location, uncheck the other boxes, , type in D:\9x, then click Next. (Change D: to match your CD-ROM drive letter) Click Next, then Finish. Repeat steps 1-4. Restart Windows to complete the installation. Windows ME 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. At the Add New Hardware Wizard, select Specify the location of the driver (Advanced), then click Next. Insert the driver CD, check Specify a location, uncheck the other box, type in D:\Me, click Next. (Change D: to match your CD-ROM drive letter) Click Next, Next, and Finish. Repeat steps 1-3. Restart Windows to complete the installation. To Verify Windows 95/98/98SE/ME Installation 1. 2. 3. From the main desktop, double click My Computer, Control Panel, System, then click Device Manager. Double click Ports (COM & LPT), CyberSerial PCI 16Cxxx... should be displayed four times. Double click Multi-function adapters, SIIG CyberPro 4S PCI board and PCI Function should be displayed. 5 Windows NT 4.0 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. From the desktop click Start, then Run. Insert the driver CD, type in D:\NT4\Install_serial.exe, then click OK. (Change D: to match your CD-ROM drive letter) Click Next when the Welcome window appears. Select Install, then click Next. Click Yes, then click Exit. Restart Windows to complete the installation. To Verify Windows NT 4.0 Installation 1. 2. Click Start, Settings, Control Panel, double click Ports device icon. Four new COM ports will be assigned when successfully installed. Windows 2000 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 6 At the Found New Hardware Wizard, click Next. Select Search for a suitable driver for my device (recommended), and click Next. Check Specify a location, uncheck the other boxes, and click Next. Insert the driver CD, type in D:\2000, then click OK. (Change D: to match your CD-ROM drive letter) Click Next and Finish. Repeat steps 1-5 two more times. Restart Windows to complete the installation. Windows XP 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. At the Found New Hardware Wizard, select Install from a list or specific location (Advanced), then click Next. Insert the driver CD, check Include this location in the search, uncheck the other check box, type in D:\XP, and click Next. (Change D: to match your CD-ROM drive letter) If the Hardware Installation window pops up, click Continue Anyway, then Finish. Our driver has been tested for stability and compatibility. Repeat steps 1-3 five more times. Restart Windows to complete the installation. Windows Server 2003 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. At the Found New Hardware Wizard, select Install from a list or specific location (Advanced), then click Next. Insert the driver CD, check Include this location in the search, uncheck the other check box, type in D:\2003, and click Next. (Change D: to match your CD-ROM drive letter) If the Hardware Installation window pops up, click Continue Anyway, then Finish. Our driver has been tested for stability and compatibility. Repeat steps 1-3 five more times. Restart Windows to complete the installation. To Verify Windows 2000/XP/Server 2003 Installation 1. Right click My Computer, click Manage, then click Device Manager. 7 2. 3. Click on the + (plus sign) in front of Ports (COM & LPT), and CyberSerial PCI 16Cxxx... should be displayed four times. Double click Multifunction adapters, SIIG CyberPro 4S PCI board should be displayed. Changing COM Port Address Some serial devices need a specific COM port in order to work. If your serial device works properly, do not change this setting. Windows 95/98/98SE/ME 1. 2. 3. From the Device Manager window double click Ports (COM & LPT), then double click the CyberSerial PCI serial port you want to change. Click Settings tab, click the down arrow that is next to the Port Name box and select a COM address that is not currently in use. Click OK, then close Device Manager to save the changes. Windows 2000/XP/Server 2003 1. 2. 3. 4. 8 From the Device Manager window double click Ports (COM & LPT), then double click the CyberSerial PCI serial port you want to change. Click Settings tab and click Advanced. Click the down arrow that is next to the COM Port number box and select a COM port that is not in use. Click OK. Click OK, then close Device Manager to save the changes. Technical Support and Warranty QUESTIONS? SIIG’s Online Support has answers! Simply visit our website at www.siig.com and click on Support. Our online support database is updated daily with new drivers and solutions. Answers to your questions could be just a few clicks away. You can also submit questions online and one of our technical support analysts will promptly respond. A lifetime manufacturer warranty supplied with this product is offered by SIIG, Inc. Please see SIIG website for more warranty details. If you should happen to encounter any problems with this product, please follow the procedures below. If it is within the store's return policy period, please return the product to the store where you purchased from. If your purchase has passed the store's return policy period, please follow these steps to have the product repaired or replaced. Step 1: Submit your RMA request. Go to www.siig.com, click Support, then RMA to submit a request to SIIG RMA. If the product is determined to be defective, an RMA number will be issued. SIIG RMA department can also be reached at (510)413-5333. Step 2: After obtaining an RMA number, ship the product. • Properly pack the product for shipping. All software, cable(s) and any other accessories that came with the original package must be included. • Clearly write your RMA number on the top of the returned package. SIIG will refuse to accept any shipping package, and will not be responsible for a product returned without an RMA number posted on the outside of the shipping carton. • You are responsible for the cost of shipping the product to SIIG at the following address: SIIG, Inc. 6078 Stewart Avenue Fremont, CA 94538 RMA #: • SIIG will ship the repaired or replaced product via Ground in the U.S and International Economy outside of the U.S at no cost to the customer. 9 About SIIG, Inc. Founded in 1985, SIIG, Inc. is a leading computer upgrade manufacturer of I/O connectivity products, including PCI & ISA serial and parallel ports, USB, Serial ATA & UltraATA controllers, FireWire (1394a/b), Networking, Sound Cards, and other accessories. SIIG is the premier one-stop source of upgrades. SIIG products offer comprehensive user manuals, many user-friendly features, and are backed by an extensive manufacturer warranty. High-quality control standards are evident by the overall ease of installation and compatibility of our products, as well as one of the lowest defective return rates in the industry. SIIG products can be found in computer retail stores, mail order catalogs, and e-commerce sites in the Americas and the UK, as well as through major distributors, system integrators, and VARs. PRODUCT NAME CyberPro PCI 4S FCC RULES: TESTED TO COMPLY WITH FCC PART 15, CLASS B OPERATING ENVIRONMENT: FOR HOME OR OFFICE USE FCC COMPLIANCE STATEMENT: This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. THE PARTY RESPONSIBLE FOR PRODUCT COMPLIANCE SIIG, Inc. 6078 Stewart Ave. Fremont, CA 94538-3152 CyberPro PCI 4S is a trademark of SIIG, Inc. SIIG and SIIG logo are registered trademarks of SIIG, Inc. Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Pentium is a registered trademark of Intel Corporation. Other names used in publication are for identification only and may be trademarks of their respective companies. March, 2005 Copyright ©2005 by SIIG, Inc. All rights reserved.